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Preview: Alita – Battle Angel

Preview: Alita – Battle Angel

By Piper Patterson Coming from Lightstorm Entertainment, the same studio that produced Avatar, the release of Alita – Battle Angel is highly anticipated and is already one of the most talked about films of this year. The story tells the tale of a girl named Alita (Rosa Salazar) , who is a cyborg. She is […]

 Hanna Valley

Newcastle Film and Comic Con returns this weekend

Newcastle Film and Comic Con returns this weekend

The annual Newcastle Film and Comic Convention returns to the Metro Radio Arena on 28 and 29 of March. Focusing on bringing together fans of both Western and Eastern media, the con will feature elements of TV, film and comics, while also showcasing anime, manga and video games. With a wide range of activities and […]

 Ruth Edmundson

GALLERY: SunnyCon 3 – Sunderland’s biggest ever celebration of Japanese pop culture

GALLERY: SunnyCon 3 – Sunderland’s biggest ever celebration of Japanese pop culture

Over 2,000 anime fans and gamers flocked to Seaburn seafront in costume as the third annual SunnyCon landed in Sunderland. The award-winning convention is one of the UK’s fastest growing anime conventions and attracts fans of Japanese pop culture from across the country and beyond. All of who turned out dressed to impress as their […]

 Ruth Edmundson

Geek-Con 2014 – fandoms unite at Gateshead Central Library

Geek-Con 2014 – fandoms unite at Gateshead Central Library

  Thanks to the great work of the team behind Anime Attacks, an anime event held in Gateshead Library, this month see’s the first ever Geek-Con taking place in Gateshead. The convention focuses on fandoms by brining together the best of comic books, sci-fi, fantasy, games and Japanese anime all under one roof for people […]